Period
to 7 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 511 627 538
Rank change year-on-year +116 -89 +133
Permanent jobs citing npm 371 559 897
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.31% 1.29% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 360 552 719
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,925 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +20.00%

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 28,270 43,493 42,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.94% 29.59% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23,051 35,317 34,677
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing npm as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing npm.

Salary trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing npm over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for npm in the UK

npm
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the UK over the 6 months to 7 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +142 344 £50,000 -9.09% 46
UK excluding London +153 232 £45,000 -5.26% 35
London +59 131 £70,000 +12.00% 16
South East +74 72 £50,000 -16.67% 6
Work from Home +40 62 £47,500 -24.00% 4
North of England +159 58 £50,000 +42.86% 13
Midlands +117 46 £38,500 -14.44% 6
West Midlands +106 31 £38,500 +2.67% 5
North West +110 29 £50,000 +40.85% 7
South West +87 24 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +127 18 £43,750 +8.02% 3
East Midlands +62 15 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Scotland +70 12 £35,000 -
East of England +89 11 £35,000 -22.22% 3
North East +31 11 £51,500 +47.14% 3
Wales +28 9 £40,000 +12.68% 5

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for npm.

1 302 (81.40%) JavaScript
2 272 (73.32%) CSS
3 241 (64.96%) HTML
4 220 (59.30%) AngularJS
5 198 (53.37%) Node.js
6 184 (49.60%) Sass
6 184 (49.60%) Front End Development
7 176 (47.44%) webpack
8 166 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
9 162 (43.67%) Git (software)
10 152 (40.97%) React
11 128 (34.50%) TypeScript
12 125 (33.69%) Redux
13 118 (31.81%) HTML5
14 93 (25.07%) gulp
15 86 (23.18%) ES6
16 84 (22.64%) CSS3
17 82 (22.10%) Vue.js
18 80 (21.56%) RESTful
19 78 (21.02%) jQuery
20 74 (19.95%) REST
21 73 (19.68%) Unit Testing
22 69 (18.60%) Web Development
23 65 (17.52%) PHP
24 64 (17.25%) Finance
24 64 (17.25%) TDD
25 62 (16.71%) .NET
26 58 (15.63%) LESS
27 57 (15.36%) User Experience
28 52 (14.02%) Docker

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (9.97%) WordPress
2 26 (7.01%) CMS
3 18 (4.85%) Confluence
4 16 (4.31%) Apache
5 9 (2.43%) Drupal
6 7 (1.89%) IIS
7 4 (1.08%) nginx
7 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.54%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.27%) Jetty
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (7.28%) Zeplin
2 18 (4.85%) Sketch
3 9 (2.43%) Adobe XD
3 9 (2.43%) InVision
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.81%) Magento
3 2 (0.54%) Shopify
3 2 (0.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.94%) AWS
2 45 (12.13%) Yarn
3 43 (11.59%) Azure
4 33 (8.89%) SaaS
5 16 (4.31%) GitHub
6 10 (2.70%) Serverless
7 9 (2.43%) Amazon S3
8 8 (2.16%) NuGet
9 7 (1.89%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.62%) Cloudflare
10 6 (1.62%) GCP
11 5 (1.35%) Amazon Cognito
11 5 (1.35%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (1.08%) DigitalOcean
13 3 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.81%) Datadog
14 2 (0.54%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.39%) Internet
2 6 (1.62%) HTTP
3 2 (0.54%) SSH
3 2 (0.54%) VoIP
4 1 (0.27%) DAB
4 1 (0.27%) DHCP
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) MQTT
4 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.05%) MySQL
2 27 (7.28%) NoSQL
3 23 (6.20%) MongoDB
4 19 (5.12%) SQL Server
5 16 (4.31%) Redis
6 15 (4.04%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (2.96%) Cosmos DB
9 9 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.81%) Big Data
11 2 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.27%) Power BI
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 176 (47.44%) webpack
2 162 (43.67%) Git (software)
3 93 (25.07%) gulp
4 46 (12.40%) Babel
5 40 (10.78%) Jasmine
6 36 (9.70%) Grunt
7 32 (8.63%) JIRA
8 29 (7.82%) Cypress.io
9 28 (7.55%) Jenkins
10 27 (7.28%) Selenium
11 23 (6.20%) Mocha
11 23 (6.20%) MSTest
11 23 (6.20%) NUnit
12 22 (5.93%) Karma Test Runner
13 16 (4.31%) Bower
13 16 (4.31%) Visual Studio
14 15 (4.04%) TestCafe
15 12 (3.23%) Bitbucket
15 12 (3.23%) Maven
16 11 (2.96%) Protractor
General
1 64 (17.25%) Finance
2 11 (2.96%) Banking
2 11 (2.96%) Front Office
2 11 (2.96%) Legal
3 10 (2.70%) Marketing
4 8 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.89%) Publishing
5 7 (1.89%) Retail
6 5 (1.35%) Games
6 5 (1.35%) Housing Association
6 5 (1.35%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.35%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.08%) Back Office
8 3 (0.81%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.54%) Automotive
9 2 (0.54%) Electronics
9 2 (0.54%) Law
9 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 310 (83.56%) Developer
2 150 (40.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 66 (17.79%) Senior Developer
4 63 (16.98%) React Developer
5 40 (10.78%) Angular Developer
5 40 (10.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 27 (7.28%) Full Stack Developer
6 27 (7.28%) UI Developer
6 27 (7.28%) Web Developer
7 26 (7.01%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (6.20%) Lead Developer
9 21 (5.66%) PHP Developer
10 18 (4.85%) Senior React Developer
11 16 (4.31%) Software Developer
12 13 (3.50%) .NET Developer
13 12 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.23%) JavaScript Engineer
14 11 (2.96%) Senior PHP Developer
14 11 (2.96%) Software Engineer
15 10 (2.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (73.32%) CSS
2 241 (64.96%) HTML
3 220 (59.30%) AngularJS
4 198 (53.37%) Node.js
5 184 (49.60%) Sass
6 152 (40.97%) React
7 125 (33.69%) Redux
8 118 (31.81%) HTML5
9 84 (22.64%) CSS3
10 82 (22.10%) Vue.js
11 80 (21.56%) RESTful
12 78 (21.02%) jQuery
13 74 (19.95%) REST
14 62 (16.71%) .NET
15 58 (15.63%) LESS
16 46 (12.40%) Web Services
17 43 (11.59%) Angular 2
18 42 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 41 (11.05%) Jest
20 38 (10.24%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.36%) User Experience
2 24 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
4 20 (5.39%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (2.96%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (2.43%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.35%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.35%) Social Media
8 3 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.81%) NHS
8 3 (0.81%) STB
9 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.54%) Online Games
10 1 (0.27%) Life Science
10 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.27%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.70%) Linux
2 15 (4.04%) Android
2 15 (4.04%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.23%) Windows
4 7 (1.89%) CentOS
4 7 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.08%) Unix
6 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (49.60%) Front End Development
2 166 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (19.68%) Unit Testing
4 69 (18.60%) Web Development
5 64 (17.25%) TDD
6 51 (13.75%) Software Engineering
7 49 (13.21%) Scrum
8 43 (11.59%) BDD
9 41 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
10 40 (10.78%) DevOps
11 39 (10.51%) OO
12 35 (9.43%) Microservices
13 34 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (7.82%) SDLC
15 28 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
16 27 (7.28%) Computer Science
16 27 (7.28%) Fintech
16 27 (7.28%) Test Automation
17 22 (5.93%) Coaching
17 22 (5.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 302 (81.40%) JavaScript
2 128 (34.50%) TypeScript
3 86 (23.18%) ES6
4 65 (17.52%) PHP
5 36 (9.70%) C#
5 36 (9.70%) SQL
6 31 (8.36%) Java
7 25 (6.74%) Bash Shell
8 16 (4.31%) Python
9 15 (4.04%) PHP 7
10 11 (2.96%) Go
11 7 (1.89%) C++
12 6 (1.62%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.08%) Java 8
13 4 (1.08%) PHP 5
13 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.54%) C
14 2 (0.54%) ES8
15 1 (0.27%) VB
15 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (7.55%) Degree
2 18 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.20%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (14.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (6.74%) Kubernetes
2 17 (4.58%) Ansible
3 12 (3.23%) Terraform
4 9 (2.43%) Kibana
4 9 (2.43%) logstash
4 9 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.43%) Puppet
5 3 (0.81%) Plesk
5 3 (0.81%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.54%) cPanel
6 2 (0.54%) Grafana
6 2 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.54%) Salt
7 1 (0.27%) Graylog
7 1 (0.27%) OpenNebula
7 1 (0.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 22 (5.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.50%) Google
3 12 (3.23%) Zend
4 9 (2.43%) Adobe
5 6 (1.62%) Autodesk
6 5 (1.35%) Oracle
7 4 (1.08%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.08%) Rollbar
8 3 (0.81%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.54%) Cadence
9 2 (0.54%) DocuSign
9 2 (0.54%) SAP
10 1 (0.27%) New Relic
10 1 (0.27%) RedGate
10 1 (0.27%) Splunk
10 1 (0.27%) Veracode
10 1 (0.27%) VMware